6.0/10
1,839
11 user 16 critic

Operator (2016)

Not Rated | | Comedy, Drama | 8 November 2016 (USA)
Trailer
2:29 | Trailer
Joe, a programmer and obsessive self-quantifier, and Emily, a budding comedy performer, are happily married until they decide to use one another in their work.

Director:

Logan Kibens
Reviews
2 wins & 1 nomination. See more awards »

Videos

Photos

Edit

Cast

Credited cast:
Martin Starr ... Joe Larsen
Mae Whitman ... Emily Klein
Nat Faxon ... Gregg
Cameron Esposito ... Chloe Johnston
Retta ... Pauline 'Roger' Rogers
Christine Lahti ... Beth Larsen
Kris D. Lofton ... Dean (as Kristopher Lofton)
Kate Cobb ... Meghan
Tim Hopper ... Fisherman
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Asif Ali ... Embarrassed Guy's Voice (voice)
John Boesche John Boesche ... Andersonville Street Pedestrian
Abigail Boucher Abigail Boucher ... Doctor
Tony Boyl Tony Boyl ... Male Nurse
Nancy Daly ... Helen
Bilal Dardai Bilal Dardai ... Bilal
Learn more

More Like This 

Operator I (2015)
Action | Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.3/10 X  

When the daughter of veteran 911 call center operator Pamela (Mischa Barton), and her estranged husband Jeremy (Luke Goss), a Senior Police Officer, is kidnapped and held hostage, they are ... See full summary »

Directors: Amariah Olson, Obin Olson
Stars: Ving Rhames, Luke Goss, Mischa Barton
Reunited II (2015)
Short | Comedy | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

Dave seeks shelter in a dangerous post-apocalyptic setting. What he doesn't realize is that he's about to enter into a complicated situation where he might have to deal with his past before he can have a future.

Director: George Nienhuis
Stars: Malcolm Barrett, Burnie Burns, Bree Essrig
Mr. Roosevelt (2017)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

After a loved one falls ill, 25 year old struggling comedian Emily Martin returns to her college town of Austin, Texas and must come to terms with her past while staying with her ex-boyfriend and his new girlfriend.

Director: Noël Wells
Stars: Noël Wells, Nick Thune, Britt Lower
Adventure | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  

Two old friends reunite, which causes complications.

Director: Dan Mirvish
Stars: Jim Rash, David Koechner, Mae Whitman
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.5/10 X  

The main character (Thora Birch) follows the "PIG Theory" and ends relationships after six months in order to avoid heartache until she meets a man (Chris Klein) who wants to disprove her theory.

Director: Harvey Lowry
Stars: Thora Birch, Chris Klein, Claire Coffee
Match (2014)
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

As a Juilliard professor is interviewed by a woman and her husband for her dissertation on the history of dance in 1960s New York City, it becomes increasingly clear that there are ulterior motives to the couple's visit.

Director: Stephen Belber
Stars: Patrick Stewart, Carla Gugino, Matthew Lillard
Short | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

A short romantic comedy about a young woman and her anxiety.

Director: Alexandra Kyle
Stars: Martin Starr, Alexandra Kyle, Myron McClure
Short | Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

Leonard (Martin Starr - 'Freaks & Geeks', 'Knocked Up', and 'Party Down'), exists in slow motion but lives in a regular speed world. When he discovers his office crush is getting ... See full summary »

Director: Peter Livolsi
Stars: Steve Agee, Beth Dover, John Ross Bowie
Enemy Within (TV Movie 2007)
Action | Crime | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  

A young girl, who has recently lost her eyesight to a degenerative disease, struggles to outwit an escaped convict who has taken refuge in her grandmother's cabin during a ferocious snowstorm.

Director: Robert Malenfant
Stars: Mae Whitman, Jason Gray-Stanford, Tom McBeath
Comedy | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

Frustrated with the lack of chivalrous guys her own age, a college senior gives up on dating for love to date an older man in exchange for gifts instead.

Director: Carly Stone
Stars: Jessica Barden, Hayley Law, Brett Dier
King Jack (2015)
Adventure | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

An underprivileged teenager bonds with his young cousin while facing off against a vicious bully.

Director: Felix Thompson
Stars: Charlie Plummer, Cory Nichols, Christian Madsen
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

An aging woman questions her life after suspecting her husband is having an affair.

Director: Mina Shum
Stars: Pei-Pei Cheng, Tzi Ma, Sandra Oh
Edit

Storyline

Joe, a programmer and obsessive self-quantifier, and Emily, a budding comedy performer, are happily married until they decide to use one another in their work.

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Genres:

Comedy | Drama

Certificate:

Not Rated

Parents Guide:

View content advisory »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Logan Kibens writing, editing and directorial debut. See more »

Goofs

At the film's 32:31 mark, the digital clock behind Joe's mother reads, "9:08:19." At 33:03, after about another thirty seconds of dialogue, the clock reads, "9:08:25," although obviously more than six seconds have passed. See more »

Quotes

Emily Klein: I would like to go back to being your wife, and not your science experiment.
Joe Larsen: But I enjoy listening to you.
Emily Klein: I don't think you've been listening to me at all.
See more »

Soundtracks

Operator
Music by Sage Lewis
© 2016 The Orchard
See more »

User Reviews

 
This film is a glittering little jewel
27 December 2019 | by whatithinkisSee all my reviews

I've neither read not heard anything about it.

I am a better person for having seen it.

Wonderfully good, and creative, work by absolutely every single person involved.


1 of 1 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you? | Report this
Review this title | See all 11 user reviews »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.
Edit

Details

Official Sites:

Official Facebook

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

8 November 2016 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Konsultantka See more »

Filming Locations:

Chicago, Illinois, USA

Company Credits

Production Co:

Cruze & Company See more »
Show more on IMDbPro »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
See full technical specs »

Contribute to This Page

We've Got Your Streaming Picks Covered

Looking for some great streaming picks? Check out some of the IMDb editors' favorites movies and shows to round out your Watchlist.



Recently Viewed